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The Poop Bag Dilemma: Navigating Environmental Responsibility with Our New Biodegradable Bags

The Poop Bag Dilemma: Navigating Environmental Responsibility with Our New Biodegradable Bags

Let’s delve into the numbers – with approximately 90 million dogs in the United States alone, each furry friend generating about 3/4 pounds of poop daily, we’re looking at over 67 million pounds of waste produced every single day. To tackle this environmental challenge, the Environmental Protection Agency advises scooping the poop with a bag

Indoor Cats Can Enjoy Your Backyard In Safety

Indoor Cats Can Enjoy Your Backyard In Safety

Any conscientious cat owner will tell you that it’s not a good idea to let your indoor cat explore the outdoors, as there is a lot of danger there: running away and getting lost, conflict with other animals, climbing up on things and not being able to get down, and the list goes on. Cat enclosures will let your cat experience the sights, sounds, and smells of the outdoors without risking their safety. 

How To Safely Clean And Maintain Dog Crates

How To Safely Clean And Maintain Dog Crates

One of the many interesting things about dogs is that they naturally keep their crates nice and tidy. After a while, however, even the most tidy looking crate can begin to smell bad. On top of that, there are always the occasional “bathroom accidents” which can happen, and those need to be dealt with as well. 

Don’t Just Brush Your Dog’s Coat, Love It!

Don’t Just Brush Your Dog’s Coat, Love It!

One of the most misunderstood tasks when it comes to any dog’s grooming care is brushing the coat. In seeking to frequently give our dog that nice “groomed” look, it’s common to overbrush the coat. Not only can it be extremely damaging to the coat itself, it also causes great discomfort to the dog. The bath routine suggested here is not only simple and easy to follow, but it will improve and repair any existing damage to the coat.

Dog Grooming Tips From The Pros

Dog Grooming Tips From The Pros

Whether you are a novice or a veteran in dog grooming, there are great tips and insights here to take away!

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Dr. Shadi Ireifej explains the science behind Separation Anxiety Disorder in dogs. He also discusses how to diagnose and several possible treatments (including increasingly popular CBD treatments).

What Veterinarians Wished Every Pet Parent Knew!

What Veterinarians Wished Every Pet Parent Knew!

Dr. Shadi Ireifej reflects on what veterinarians wish their clients knew – and some things they wish clients would just stop doing!   By petschoicesupply.com Featured Veterinarian, Dr. Shadi Ireifej DVM DACVSCo-founder and Chief Medical Officer at VetTriage       All service professionals are frustrated by the number of things they wish their clients

Would You Take Your Child To The Hospital For This? – The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make (Part 1)

Would You Take Your Child To The Hospital For This? – The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make (Part 1)

In the first part of our series on “The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make,” Dr. Shadi Ireifej shares a quick rule of thumb to determine whether your pet needs immediate veterinary attention or not.

Does My Pet Really Need All These Vaccines? – The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make (Part 2)

Does My Pet Really Need All These Vaccines? – The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make (Part 2)

In the second part of our multi-part series on “The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make,” Dr. Shadi Ireifej talks about the need for prophylactic (preventative) shots for pets.

Dog Park Safety Measures in the Age of COVID-19

Dog Park Safety Measures in the Age of COVID-19

With a few minor tweaks, you can make sure your dog park remains a healthy experience for all, even in the context of a pandemic. BarkPark’s Mimi Marler explains the important and additional safety measures that should be implemented in dog parks in “the new normal.”